• Three Woods: A Passion for Wal auction at Christies

    Sale 7909

    Three Woods: A Passion for Walnut, Oak & Yew The John Parry Collection

    25 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 123

    MACQUOID, P. & R. EDWARDS, The Dictionary of English Furniture, London, rev. ed. 1954, three volumes, folio, bound in 20th-century burgundy cloth with library pressmark in gilt on the spines (front endpapers adhering to pastedowns); CESCINSKY, H., English Furniture of the 18th Century, London, 1911, three volumes, quarto, bound in contemporary green quarter leather (some wear, corners scuffed); SYMONDS, R. W., English Furniture from Charles II to George II, London, 1929, quarto, original cloth, number 380 of 1000; CESCINSKY, H., The Old-World House, London, 1924, two volumes, original cloth and original dust-jackets (dust-jackets with some wear and repairs); CESCINSKY, H, The Gentle Art of Faking Furniture, London, 1931, small quarto, original cloth; NUTTING, W., Furniture Treasury, New York, 1948, two volumes, small quarto, original cloth (dampstain in the bottom margin of one vol.); CESCINSKY, H. & E. R. GRIBBLE, Early English Furniture and Woodwork, volume 1 (of 2), London, 1922, quarto, original cloth (one leaf loose). (13)

    Price Realised  

    MACQUOID, P. & R. EDWARDS, The Dictionary of English Furniture, London, rev. ed. 1954, three volumes, folio, bound in 20th-century burgundy cloth with library pressmark in gilt on the spines (front endpapers adhering to pastedowns); CESCINSKY, H., English Furniture of the 18th Century, London, 1911, three volumes, quarto, bound in contemporary green quarter leather (some wear, corners scuffed); SYMONDS, R. W., English Furniture from Charles II to George II, London, 1929, quarto, original cloth, number 380 of 1000; CESCINSKY, H., The Old-World House, London, 1924, two volumes, original cloth and original dust-jackets (dust-jackets with some wear and repairs); CESCINSKY, H, The Gentle Art of Faking Furniture, London, 1931, small quarto, original cloth; NUTTING, W., Furniture Treasury, New York, 1948, two volumes, small quarto, original cloth (dampstain in the bottom margin of one vol.); CESCINSKY, H. & E. R. GRIBBLE, Early English Furniture and Woodwork, volume 1 (of 2), London, 1922, quarto, original cloth (one leaf loose). (13)


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